D-backs Press Releases
D-backs announce 22 winning schools in $100,000 school challenge
The Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation announced today the 22 winning schools in the "D-backs $100,000 School Challenge," presented by University of Phoenix.
D-backs offer 10-game mini plan
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) have launched a 10-game mini plan that allows fans first chance to purchase tickets for Opening Day, New York Yankees series and Opening Weekend vs. Cubs. Fans can select any 10 games during the 2016 regular season with prices starting at $140.
D-backs roster moves
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) made the following roster moves today:
D-backs plant 125 trees in City of Phoenix parks
Earlier today, Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks), Arizona Lottery and City of Phoenix volunteers planted 125 trees in three City of Phoenix parks as part of the Break A Bat, Plant A Tree program.
Paul Goldschmidt finishes second in 2015 NL Most Valuable Player voting
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt finished second in the 2015 National League Most Valuable Player voting in an announcement today by the Baseball Writers' Association of America (BBWAA). Goldschmidt also finished runner-up in the NL MVP voting in 2013.
D-backs Announce 36-game 2016 Spring Training Schedule
The Arizona Diamondbacks announced their 36-game Spring Training schedule, which features 19 home games and three road games at the award-winning Salt River Fields at Talking Stick and two exhibition games at Chase Field. This season will mark the sixth year at the shared Spring Training facility with the Colorado Rockies on Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community land near Scottsdale.
D-backs acquire RHP Sam McWilliams from Phillies for RHP Jeremy Hellickson
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) have acquired right-handed pitcher Sam McWilliams (@SamMcWilliams3) from the Philadelphia Phillies for right-handed pitcher Jeremy Hellickson, as announced by D-backs Sr. Vice President & General Manager Dave Stewart.
D-backs first baseman Paul Goldschmidt wins 2015 Silver Slugger Award
Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt has been named a 2015 Louisville Slugger; Silver Slugger Award; recipient for the National League, as announced by Louisville Slugger. The award recognizes the players who were the best offensive producers at each position in both leagues as voted by Major League Baseball managers and coaches with selections based on a combination of offensive statistics, including batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage, as well as the managers' and coaches' general impressions of a player's overall offensive value.
D-backs inducted into Arizona Million Dollar Circle of Excellence
Earlier today, the Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) were inducted into the Arizona Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's Arizona Million Dollar Circle of Excellence.